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Pop Negro, the second attack of “El Guincho”
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Pop Negro, the second attack of “El Guincho”

Three years ago, “El Guincho”, the alias of Canarian musician Pablo Díaz-Reixa, released a sound which surprised all and sundry. It was ‘Alegranza’, his first full length CD. Noel Hernández An unprecedented proposal in Spain, which found him situated directly in the international forefront. In the same league, for proximity […]

A full night of musical performance
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A full night of musical performance

The Good Ship, an innovative venue that hosts a myriad of events including spoken word, stand-up comedy, DJ’s and live music, prides itself on bringing the best bands to Kilburn while also creating a welcoming environment for all types of arts and entertainment, along with a jukebox and a fine […]

Malambo
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Malambo

In the mood to dance? This energetic, one-woman, three-man band will be playing vals, festejo, and lando – styles derived from Spanish and African influences in the Southbank Centre, London. Rarely heard outside of its native Peru, Malambo features Juanita Euka, niece of legendary Congolese guitarist Franco, with David Mortara […]

Violeta Parra
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The Dream Lives On in Machynlleth

The vibrant and colourful music and dance of Latin America returns to Machynlleth  on Saturday 4th September with a  concert : “South American Celebration”,  taking place at Y Plas. This is just a taster of the forthcoming bi-annual Victor Jara Festival of 2011 that takes place in Machynlleth, within the […]

September 3: The Manu Chao and Onda Vaga Concert
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September 3: The Manu Chao and Onda Vaga Concert

East London was infected past Friday with the smoothest of Latin sounds, and the famous Mano Chao were there to support the Argentine band’s first concert. Vanessa Guzmán At The Light Temple in Shoreditch from 8 pm five voices could be heard singing in harmony among the musical medley. As […]